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Will your Grandkids fight over your leather bag when you're dead? Do people stop you to ask where you got your bag? This group is for people who love their bags, want leather maintenance tips or just want to share their personal bag story.

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A "Holster" for a Phablet?

Started by David Xtra. Last reply by Native Son on Sunday. 24 Replies

Not sure if this really qualifies as a "Man Bag" question, but wouldn't it be nice if there were shoulder holsters for the newer, bigger smartphones?I've had an iphone for years, but I was always…Continue

Tags: pouch, holster, smartphone

Take Your Man Bag EVERYWHERE?

Started by Ron Knapper. Last reply by Richard A Reynolds Aug 11. 13 Replies

   Just starting with my man bag. I am tired of borrowing from my wife or doing without when I need my Nook, a tissue, aspirin, safety pin, bandaid, gum, pen, etc.   But...   Do you actually carry…Continue

Tags: everywhere, frequency

Kattee Leather bags

Started by Robert A. Lee Feb 27. 0 Replies

I am curious if anyone has any experience or opinions on Kattee crazy-horse leather bags?Continue

Any feedback on the Saddleback leather EXTRA LARGE Briefcase??

Started by Fronz Friedrich Batot Feb 20. 0 Replies

Hello gentlemen, I'm a fan of Saddleback leather. I presently own a large, and looking at upgrading to an XL. However, I have heard they are HUGE! ("That's what she said") Any feed back on the XL?…Continue

Tags: briefcase, Saddleback

Am I wearing a woman's purse?

Started by Michal the Slovak. Last reply by Christopher R Mallow Dec 13, 2013. 13 Replies

Hi all,I have this hand bag. It's a very handy thing (pun intended) that can hold my entire EDC, so I can keep my pockets empty. I once got accused of wearing a woman's purse, although this type of…Continue

Breaking the Bank...Expensive Man Bags

Started by Ryan. Last reply by Brian Splash Sep 6, 2013. 15 Replies

It's interesting to see how expensive man bags can be.  Here are a few I found that are expensive but not even close to the most expensive.  If you come across an expensive man bag, post it…Continue

Loss of quality in Saddleback bags

Started by Steven Fields. Last reply by tjkastning Sep 3, 2013. 10 Replies

I just saw a Saddleback bag listed on E-bay which made some very disparaging remarks about the quality of Saddleback bags today as compared with bags of a few years ago.  Since I have been thinkging…Continue

Help Me out--what do you have?

Started by Mr. Leinbach. Last reply by Steve J. Sep 1, 2013. 18 Replies

Gentlemen, help me out here. I am investing in a leather bag/briefcase. I have looked at a few from custom hide, walden bags, vagabond and saddleback. Have read a lot of negative comments on a few.…Continue

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Comment by riffraff on October 10, 2013 at 8:18pm

Oh, also handed out a bunch of SBL business cards, too!

Comment by riffraff on October 10, 2013 at 8:04pm

Got some compliments on my tobacco large classic briefcase today (new job...so they'd never seen it).  One guy knew exactly what it was, and later showed me his Saddleback wallet.  I then had to show him MY SBL wallet, and card case, and gadget sleeve.  ;-)

Comment by tjkastning on October 10, 2013 at 2:08pm

There are a ton a really good companies making quality leather bags. Check these ones out: http://www.bestleather.org/leather-companies/

Comment by tjkastning on September 3, 2013 at 3:48pm

Hey folks. Just wanted to let you know that I review leather bags over at bestleather.org. Saddleback makes some great goods but there are a lot of fantastic options.

Comment by tjkastning on May 1, 2013 at 1:49am

There are a ton of high quality companies making awesome man bags and other sundry leather goods.

I put together a list here: http://www.bestleather.org/leather-companies/

I hope it is helpful to you.

Comment by Herb Munson on November 17, 2012 at 1:35pm

Just listed an extra large SBL vintage bag on eBag. This may be the last in that series of auctions. It is for one day. http://www.ebay.com/itm/Extra-Large-Saddleback-Leather-Briefcase-Ba...

Comment by Brian Splash on October 28, 2012 at 10:18pm

for some reason there is not an option to leave a photo in the discussion forum so l will put them here for Matt .

Comment by Herb Munson on September 8, 2012 at 3:35pm

Way back in 2005, when Saddleback was just getting started, I began to help Dave sell bags on eBay. And, starting now, Dave has given me my old job back to sell the rest of his vintage items (left over from those days that have been sitting in our warehouse) on eBay. These bags are special because a portion of the proceeds will be donated to the Juvenile Diabetes Research Fund (JDRF) to help them develop an artificial pancreas to help my thirteen year old granddaughter Grace and others that suffer from Type 1 diabetes. First come, first serve, while they last! 

Comment by Bobby on June 14, 2012 at 4:35pm

I have become a saddleback addict. Since i bought my first saddleback product (Large breifcase), i have become obsessed with saddleback leather. I visit their website at least once a day. This is a really weird feeling, becuase i have never before experienced being so fascinated by material products the same way i am with saddleback. Anyone else have the same feeling? It would be great to know if i am not the only one who is experiencing this kind of fascination.

 

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